A death investigation is underway in La Crosse after the discovery of the body of a missing student.
UW-La Crosse psychology student 25-year old Hamud Faal was found in the Mississippi River near the Division Street landing on Thursday. Faal went missing early on February 20 after leaving a downtown La Crosse bar. Jason Melby, La Crosse Police Assistant Chief says the fire department and water rescue team helped find Faal. Melby didn’t reveal much about the death investigation so far as the investigation continues.